The UK’s leading supplier of Hand Tufting Tools, Equipment and Materials

Millstek specialises in Hand Tufting (handtufting) equipment for area rugs, carpets and wall hangings from manufacturers in Germany, Belgium and Sweden, including Hofmann Handtuft-Technik, Hitex, Flexorand, Titan Baratto Cornely, Fiberlane.

Find out more

About Millstek

Millstek is a UK company owned by Howard Mills that supplies equipment used in making area rugs, carpets, wall hangings, and bath mats.

The Hofmann Hand-Tufting gun VML 16 can produce handtufted (hand Tufted) area rugs with both cut and loop pile. The same hand tufting technique is used in the Hitex Robotic Tufting machine. Shearing edge bevelling and carving equipment is provided by Hofmann. Carving and sculpting of area rugs and carpets give the product a third dimension and plain carpets can be made very attractive by skilled carving. Edge bevelling of carpet tiles, carpet samples and sample books on table machines. Flexorand offer their mobile / portable carpet edge binding machine and materials for the rapid binding of carpet and rug edges. Titan Baratto Cornely, commonly  known as Titan offer table sewing and serging machines and spare parts (De Konninck). Representing Hofmann-Handtuft Technik, Flexorand, Fiberlane, Hitex and Titan.

In addition to providing equipment, Millstek supply backing fabric and latex for the construction of hand tufted (handtufting) carpets and rugs. Also Millstek provide a maintenance service for the tufting guns and shearers provided.

In addition to the handtufting (hand tufting) products, tape binding, whipping or overedging /overlocking equipment is offered from Titan Baratto Cornely of Belgium, who offer  Titan DK Table Sewing machine and spare parts for DK (De Konninck) sewing machines. Flexorand of Germany offer their Speedbinder and range of tapes including the Quickstep range. Also carpet fringing equipment is included in the product range offered by DK Titan sewing machines. Machines for preparation of carpet tiles, carpet samples and carpet books.

The companies we represent

Hofmann Handtuft-Technik
Flexorand
Fiberlane
Hitex Robot Handtuft
Titan

Latest News

The Flooring Show at Harrogate

Sunday the opening day where we introduce:- Fiberlane with their range of primary and secondary backing Flexorand with their portable Speedbinder machine and range of 22mm and 120mm tapes Hofmann with hand tufting, shearing, carving and bevelling equipment.